Dangerous World, Serious Leaders

There is starting to be a sad, somber repetitiveness to the horror of terror attacks and the world’s reaction to them. The attacks in Brussels this week brought the familiar ritual: initial shock, local emergency response, global condemnation and solidarity, signs of heroism, and resilience from those most closely affected.

A cultural revolution through the family: Armando Fumagalli

Speaking at the inaugural conference of the Univ Forum, Professor Armando Fumagalli addressed three issues: the current cultural situation of the concept of family and the evolution that has been taking place in this regard in recent decades; the possibilities offered by the media to influence the image we have of the family in society; and finally, he offered some practical suggestions, based on his professional experience to achieve the above: that the family is well seen and treated in the world of entertainment.

Should you retreat from the public square?

Many people are so disgusted that they are turning their backs on the political process and retreating from civic life altogether, though many others are becoming active because they see the consequences of their failure to vote before.